GRE Word List

ENDEMIC

prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic

The meaning of the word endemic is prevailing among a specific group of people or in a specific area or country; peculiar to a particular region or people; CF. pandemic.

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WordMeaning
incarnateendowed with flesh; invested with bodily form; personified; Ex. devil incarnate; V: give bodily form to; embody
misconstrueinterpret incorrectly; misinterpret; misjudge
swampwetland; marsh; V: flood; overwhelm; drench in with liquid
compulsoryobligatory; that must be done
fusionunion; coalition; V. fuse
indignationanger at an injustice; Ex. righteous indignation; ADJ. indignant
endorseapprove; support; write one's signature on the back of; N. endorsement; CF. dorsal
rational(of a person) having reason; (of ideas) based on reason; logical
gallowsframework from which a noose is suspended (used for execution by hanging)
multiplicitystate of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element